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Smooth Operator

A $4 million restaurant debuts on a lonely stretch of the South Waterfront. But is the food as opulent as the décor?

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Shaky Ground

When a fine dining establishment called Terroir opens three blocks north of a Popeye's, it's got a lot to live up to. Or does it?

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Tailored Tapas

Does the latest Spanish-inspired eatery to hit Portland pass muster? It does if you customize your meal just right.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Veganopia

Is Portland’s newest, swankiest vegan restaurant only an herbivore’s paradise, or can carnivores dig the vibe too?

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Taste Test

One of Portland’s most eclectic oenophiles opens up *Kir*, a tiny, unpretentious East Side wine bar that passes with flying colors.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Worth Its Salt?

Sel Gris is a new, upscale restaurant on Hawthorne and should be able to live up to its seemingly elemental name.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Japanese Rising

At Tanuki, a diminutive eatery in Nob Hill, sake may be king, but the food that’s paired with it is what holds us captive.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Faulty Fusion

A San Diego chef opens Isabel, her fifth West Coast restaurant in Portland, but is this bastion of healthy cuisine built to last?

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Culinary Matador

A new Spanish-inspired restaurant teaches us to grab the bull by the horns and sing its praises like we mean it.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Down on the Bay

Sustainable seafood, thrice-filtered water and Monica Lewinsky sightings keep the Pearl's Bay 13 packed like a sardine can.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Rolls of Engagement

What's the difference between a "sushi chef" and a sushi chef? The answer may lie in chef Hiro Ikegaya's nigiri.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Bird Feeder

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Ciao Down

A new, family-friendly Italian eatery comes to restaurant-starved Beaumont-Wilshire. Reservations are definitely necessary.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Rowdy Rustic

A sophisticated Italian restaurant alights on Sellwood’s main drag and attracts an unlikely crowd of lively Portland diners.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Braving the Elements

After a few stormy years, chef Naomi Pomeroy opens a tiny Northeast Portland restaurant on her own terms.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Winter’s Repose

A humble public house serving high-end but affordable food on SE Foster Road manages to uplift a weary diner.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Cool Comfort

At this new eastside bastion of regional American cuisine, the Midwest and the Northwest collude on the plate.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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My Thai

A full review of Pok Pok's new indoor dining room, Whiskey Soda Lounge. Pad thai lovers need not apply.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009
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